Accessibility Guide

Church Farm is situated in the village of Garton on the Wolds, approximately three miles from the traditional market town of Driffield. No longer a working farm, we are located along a quiet lane near to the historic Norman church of St Michael & All Angels.

If you are travelling by public transport, the nearest railway station is Driffield and from there a taxi service is available. The bus service from Driffield to Garton on the Wolds is a little limited but Church Farm is within walking distance from the bus stop in the village.

Prior to your arrival we will send you either by post or e-mail, arrival instructions and directions to Church Farm, along with information about the local area, shops etc which may be useful to know in advance. We look forward to welcoming you. If you have any queries or require any assistance please phone 01377 255639 or e-mail bookings@churchfarmgarton.co.uk.

 


Foldyard Cottage Accessibility Guide

foldyard-cottage-exteriorFoldyard Cottage has been converted from original farm buildings dating from the 1700's. Whilst retaining much of the original character, the cottage provides warm and comfortable, contemporary ground floor accommodation with two bedrooms and two bathrooms, sleeping up to 4 guests. It is fully equipped for self-catering to make your stay as convenient as possible.

 

Arrival & Parking

Access to Foldyard Cottage is quite straightforward, being off a level road and through a 12' gateway into a level gravelled parking area. There is parking for up to two cars within a few yards of the accommodation. A paved pathway (with a slight slope) leads to the main entrance door, with a threshold into the property. There is plenty of outdoor lighting around the cottage and parking area, some with an automatic sensor and some switch operated.
On arrival we will be pleased to help you with your luggage if required, and to give you a brief tour of the accommodation. A manual with instructions for appliances, useful and emergency telephone numbers, local facilities etc is provided in the cottage.

 

Accommodation

Once inside, the accommodation is all on one level. A small entrance lobby leads to a shower room with wc, and the open plan living accommodation (wood flooring). The two bedrooms are located off a hallway at the far end of the cottage. The main bedroom is en suite with a bath, separate shower and wc. The kitchen/living area and bedrooms are light and airy with a very pleasant outlook onto the courtyard garden to which access is provided via doors from the kitchen and living area (with a step down on to a patio). A level paved patio with garden furniture is provided.

Please note there is a pond in the courtyard garden close to Foldyard Cottage

The shower room has a shower tray with a 6" raised lip. A grab rail is provided inside the shower cubicle. Vinyl flooring.
The en suite bathroom has a bath and separate shower. The shower tray has a 4" raised lip. Wood flooring.

Good quality (firm) zip and link beds are provided in both bedrooms giving the option of a super king sized bed or two 3 foot single beds (please specify your requirements when booking). Both bedrooms are carpeted.

The accommodation is well lit with a range of lighting, dimmer switches, wall and bedside lamps etc.

Please note we have a no smoking policy inside the accommodation

 

Telephone/WiFi

The accommodation does not have a telephone. Mobile phone reception inside Foldyard Cottage is not reliable, but within a short distance from the cottage a signal should be possible. For emergency use, we will of course provide the use of our own landline. There is a public phone box in the village a short walk from the cottage (cards only, coins not accepted). Free wireless internet service is available in the cottage. An access code is provided in the cottage manual.

Pets

Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement.

 

The Granary Accessibility Guide

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The Granary has been converted from original farm buildings dating from the 1700's. Whilst retaining much of the original character, the cottage provides warm and comfortable, contemporary first floor accommodation with one bedroom sleeping up to 2 guests. It is fully equipped for self-catering to make your stay as convenient as possible.

Arrival & Parking

Access to The Granary is along a gravelled driveway from the Church Farm entrance. A slight downhill slope leads to a level gravelled parking area for up to two cars within a few yards of the accommodation and a level paved patio with garden furniture. A flight of external stone steps with protective railings and handrail leads up to the accommodation. There is plenty of outdoor lighting around the cottage and parking area, some with an automatic sensor and some switch operated. A series of brick lights light the external stone steps.
On arrival we will be pleased to help you with your luggage if required, and to give you a brief tour of the accommodation. A manual with instructions for appliances, useful and emergency telephone numbers, local facilities etc is provided in the cottage.

Accommodation

Once inside, the open-plan accommodation with a separate bedroom and bathroom is all on one level. The rooms are light and airy with views across the fields and Wolds to the south, and into the courtyard garden to the north.
The Granary has a shower and bath (shower with a movable screen over bath). A handrail is provided next to the bath.
A good quality (firm) zip and link bed is provided giving the option of a king sized bed or two single beds (each 2'6" wide). Please specify your requirements when booking.
The accommodation is well lit with a range of lighting, dimmer switches, bedside lights etc. Wood flooring throughout, with matting by the entrance.

Please note we have a no smoking policy inside the accommodation

Telephone/WiFi

The accommodation does not have a telephone. Mobile phone reception in The Granary is generally good, being on a higher level. For emergency use, we will of course provide the use of our own landline if required. There is a public phone box in the village a short walk from the cottage (cards only, coins not accepted). Free wireless internet service is available in the cottage. An access code is provided in the cottage manual.

Pets

Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement.

 

The Plovery Accessibility Guide

The Plovery has been converted from original stables and farm buildings dating from the 1700's. Whilst retaining much of the original character, the cottage provides warm and comfortable, contemporary split floor accommodation with two bedrooms sleeping up to 4 guests. It is well equipped for self-catering to make your stay as convenient as possible.

Arrival and Parking

Access to The Plovery is along a gravelled driveway from the Church Farm entrance. A level gravelled parking area for up to two cars is within a few yards of the accommodation. A flight of stone steps leads down to the main entrance. There is outdoor lighting along the drive and around the entrance to the cottage.

On arrival we will be pleased to help you with your luggage if required, and to give you a brief tour of the accommodation. A manual with instructions for appliances, useful and emergency telephone numbers, local facilities etc is provided in the cottage.

Accommodation

From the gravelled drive, a flight of 6 external stone steps with protective railings and handrail leads down to the main entrance. The split level entrance hall (carpet flooring) leads to a wc/shower room, with 3 steps down to ground floor level (handrail provided). To the right of the entrance hall is a large bedroom with en suite facilities (wood flooring). This bedroom is split level with two wide steps leading up into the room. The steps can be lit at night with the use of LED lighting or a night light (provided). To the left of the entrance hall is the open plan living accommodation (wood flooring with a rug in the lounge area). There is a second bedroom (carpet flooring) at the far end of the cottage accessed through the lounge area.

 

The kitchen/living area and bedrooms are light and airy with a very pleasant outlook onto the courtyard garden to which access is provided via doors from the entrance hall, kitchen and living area. There is a small step from the kitchen/dining area door down to a level paved patio with garden furniture provided. Please note there is a pond in the courtyard garden close to The Plovery.

 

There are two bathrooms in The Plovery. The en suite has a bath, and generous sized shower with a shallow lip. The second bathroom (no bath) has a generous sized shower tray with a shallow lip. Wood flooring in each.

 

Good quality (fairly firm) zip and link beds are provided in both bedrooms giving the option of a super king sized bed or two 3 foot single beds (please specify your requirements when booking).
 
The accommodation is well lit with a range of lighting, wall and bedside lamps etc.
 
Please note we have a no smoking policy inside the accommodation.

 

Telephone/WiFi

The accommodation does not have a landline telephone. Mobile phone reception inside The Plovery is not reliable, but within a short distance from the cottage a signal should be possible. For emergency use, we will of course provide the use of our own landline. Free wireless internet service is available in the cottage. An access code is provided in the cottage manual.
 

Pets

Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement.